Sybase Forms New Partnerships to Mobilize Biz Apps
Sybase has entered several new partnerships to help enterprises extend critical business applications to mobile work forces.Sybase Inc. has entered several new partnerships to help enterprises extend critical business applications to mobile work forces. The company is joining with Research In Motion Ltd., of Waterloo, Ontario, to bring mobile software from Sybase subsidiary iAnywhere Solutions Inc. to RIMs BlackBerry wireless platform for BlackBerry users looking to access business applications. With Atlanta-based Cingular Wireless, Sybase has optimized several iAnywhere mobile products for Cingulars high-speed EDGE (Enhanced Data for Global Evolution) wireless data network.
These products include M-Business Anywhere, a platform for extending Web-based content and applications to mobile devices; Mobile Pharma and Mobile Sales, software for extending data to sales forces out in the field; Pylon Anywhere, for remote access to Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange e-mail, calendar and contacts; and Unwired Accelerator, for mobilizing Web-enabled enterprise applications and databases.